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Timely review of burglary prevention steps to be taken

Here's a local TV station's segment on preventing home burglaries.  They asked 86 people serving prison time for burglary to provide information and what they got was very revealing (though standard stuff).  Worth a watch (3:29), though you ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Nov 4 2016 - 4:12pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Brown County Prosperity Group

We wish to connect to those who are concerned with the detrimental changes taking place in society. We are not religious wild eyed conspiracy theorists but we do believe there is a massive conspiracy for control taking place in every area of society. It ...

Group - FatherofThunder... - Sep 20 2016 - 4:00pm - 0 comments

Time to batten down the hatches?

Michael Snyder, in his signature way, is advising readers to batten down the hatches regarding your safety based on recent developments.  I live in Philadelphia so I battened down my hatches a long time ago. However, just this week a began carrying a ...

Discussion - thc0655 - May 27 2015 - 12:57pm - 6 comments - 0 attachments

Real world survival tips from Ukraine (via FerFAL)

FerFAL, author of Surviving the Economic Collapse , recently posted some very valuable survival tips on his website gleaned from people who are surviving in the current civil war in Ukraine.  There are numerous very valuable lessons we can learn from ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Mar 6 2015 - 4:26pm - 14 comments - 0 attachments

"Bump key" burglaries

Here's a news story about a string of "bump key" burglaries in South Jersey all committed by the same suspect.  Considering how easy it is to gain entry into a home using a bump key and considering you can watch how-to videos on the ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Dec 18 2014 - 8:53am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

Mega-burglary in "super safe" suburb

Here's a megaburglary ($200,000 in jewelry and whatever else was in the safe) in a so-called "super safe" suburb (Moorestown, NJ). The house looks to me to be worth well north of $1 million.  The homeowners went away for the weekend ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Aug 12 2014 - 9:24am - 9 comments - 0 attachments

Malaysia Peak Prosperity

To share, support and inspire our profound experiences for like minded individuals. (agriculture, Chris Martenson, community, energy, event, farming, food, food ...

Group - Ian Siow - Jul 20 2014 - 1:07pm - 0 comments

Hi Kathy! Michigan is quiet! It's you and me!

Any specific discussions you'd like to see open up for Michiganders? Excited to see who will find/join us! What are your preparedness priorities? Our family has focused on the basics -- alternate location with shelter, food, sustainable future ...

Discussion - Jodi Stanley - Jun 30 2014 - 7:35pm - 18 comments - 0 attachments

Don't hide gold in your dresser!

If you must hide valuables at home (instead of in a private vault or bank safe deposit box), at least make them hard to find.  I handled a burglary recently in which the burglar was in the victim's house for at least 30 minutes but DIDN'T ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Jun 30 2014 - 2:19pm - 13 comments - 0 attachments

Prevent burglar's entry through your garage

I have previously shared that I responded to the burglary of an NFL player's home in which entry by the burglars was gained through the garage door.  The entry was gained by breaking one of the small pieces of glass in the garage door, then using ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Mar 25 2014 - 10:19am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

More for You is Less for Me. More for Me is...?

{ Source } I think much of our troubles today are being mis-identified as something to do with human nature. When I attempt to have a discussion on economics with the average person, they reveal quite quickly ...

Discussion - Phil42 - Feb 17 2014 - 8:36pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Clever thieves use your electronics against you

The following link highlights two clever burglaries/thefts in which the criminals used the victims' electronic gadgets against them.  In the first, criminals broke into the victims's  car while they were at a football game. Among the items ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Jan 14 2014 - 11:20pm - 4 comments - 0 attachments

Gangster scarecrows in Detroit

Westcoastjan shared a great news article in the 11/29/13 daily digest which I couldn't resist commenting on and inviting you to think about for your own situations. Gangster scarecrows keep robbers away from Detroit home by  ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Nov 29 2013 - 4:22pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Home invasion so easy a cave man could do it!

Here's a home invasion so easy a cave man could do it!  In fact when the three perps are caught, I'm betting they will turn out to be the modern equivalent of cave men: IQ below 90, significant criminal history, and failures in every aspect of ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Oct 23 2013 - 10:35am - 2 comments - 0 attachments

Washington, DC Resiliency Group

An information-sharing forum to foster a resilient community in the Greater Washington, DC Region.  (agriculture, alarm system, burglary, capitol, chickens, Chris ...

Group - KatieLoovis - Oct 14 2013 - 4:00pm - 0 comments

Naked woman/distraction burglary

At first, I was going to do something I almost never do and grant these burglars a star for being original. Then I came to my senses and realized that this is an age-old crime (distraction burglary).  However, within that well-known category of crime, I ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Aug 26 2013 - 9:20pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

Assume criminals are watching and plotting

Two South Jersey burglars find homes to burglarize by studying the obituaries in the newspaper and then hitting the deceased's home while the funeral is going on.  This kind of thing is common all over the country. ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Jun 17 2013 - 5:52pm - 7 comments - 0 attachments

Learning how to protect your bitcoins from theft and loss

I'm a bitcoin newb and not totally sold on it so I've been trying to research the issues important to me and hope others get value from what I share along the way.. I've been looking into the issue of privacy, theft, and backups and ...

Discussion - snafui - Mar 8 2013 - 8:27am - 5 comments - 0 attachments

Community defense as police resources dwindle

Here's a link to a shtfplan.com post which discusses how neighbors are banding together in East Oakland, CA to patrol their own neighborhood to deter crime.  Police resources in their city have been dwindling and police response to the ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Mar 9 2013 - 1:44pm - 4 comments - 0 attachments

Home burglary by relatives

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2012/12/25/ministers-home-burglarized-on-... The above link describes a burglary at the home of a minister on Christmas Eve while the minister was away conducting Christmas Eve services at his church.  I assume ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Dec 26 2012 - 2:53pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments